Click on an event for further location details and information. Please note that map locations may be approximate. If you need further directions to attend an event, please Contact Us. We warmly welcome children on bat walks and talks in the company of their parent or guardian but training and surveys are not suitable for children. For events that include an outdoor element please wear warm clothing and suitable footwear.

Rathlin Island Survey

Rathlin Island Rathlin Island, County Antrim

A fun weekend bat surveying on Rathlin Island, off the coast of Antrim. This event is being organised by the Northern Ireland Bat Group. The […]

Creatures of the Night!

Teach Raithneach Starinagh, Collon, Meath

John Lusby of Birdwatch Ireland and Niamh Roche of Bat Conservation Ireland will present a fun and an informative evening about Ireland's night time creatures, […]

Clare Island Survey

Clare Island Clare Island, County Mayo

A fun weekend surveying for bats on Clare Island, off the coast of Mayo. BATLAS 2020 volunteers and Bat Conservation Ireland members are welcome to […]

Bat Conservation Ireland EGM

Annebrook House Hotel Austin Friar's St, Mullingar, Westmeath

All members are invited to attend an Extraordinary General Meeting. The EGM is being held in order to adopt changes to the Bat Conservation Ireland […]

Member’s and Volunteer’s Event

Annebrook House Hotel Austin Friar's St, Mullingar, Westmeath

All Bat Conservation Ireland members and volunteers are welcome to join us for an informal afternoon of chat and coffee. We would like your help […]

Bat Talk

Wexford Wildfowl Reserve PumphouseWexford,

Dr Caroline Shiel, BCIreland Council Member, in association with the Wexford Naturalists' Field Club, will present a talk entitled "100 Years of Bat Research in […]

Northern Ireland Bat Camp

Crom Estate - National Trust NewtownbutlerEnniskillen,

The Northern Ireland Bat Group will be hosting their hugely popular Bat Camp event at National Trust Crom Estate on Sat 8th June 2019! Bring […]

Ireland Wildlife Film Festival

Boole Theatre Complex, UCC UCCCork,

The festival¬†will be the first of its kind in Ireland and hopes to raise awareness to the increasing pressures faced by wild animals around the […]

Launch of Bats and Bugs!

Bat Conservation Ireland is delighted to announce the launch of www.batsandbugs.ie a new collaborative project with University College Dublin. With YOUR help we will use […]

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